The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - 14 -
Contract jobs citing WCAG 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - 2.41% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 18.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £330 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WCAG
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
16 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 9.64% 13.25% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Median daily rate £450 £330 £262
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +26.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £9.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £22.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.17% +8.33%

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull region citing WCAG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

WCAG
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WCAG across the Solihull region.

WCAG Daily Rate Trend in Solihull